Matrix is a custom fieldtype created by Pixel & Tonic to allow rows of data (or "matrixes") within a single entry.

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Move playa field within a Matrix field

So our current setup has a channel with a playa field. This worked well so far BUT now we need to store specific values for each relationship (eg: The related field will need a catalogue number, ...
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exp:channel:form and Matrix Files

Could someone please point me to a straightforward example of a front-end matrix file upload via exp:channel:form? I can get regular matrix fields to work, but files just aren't clicking for me and I ...
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Custom Matrix Field in Channel Form

Implementing the solution found on Bring Matrix Data Editing to the Front-End I've a matrix field that contains a P&T Dropdown field type <select name="role_level[row_new_0][col_id_46]"> ...
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Matrix images that are being pulled in via a Playa (Related Products) field

I have a product section. When I create a product entry, I select related product entries via a Playa field. I can get this to display as expected. I have now added a matrix field on the product ...
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How can I hide an expired row in a Matrix field?

I have a Matrix field which is being used for late availability vacancies for a tourism website. Inside the Matrix field there are two columns, Date and Description. Rows from the Matrix field will ...
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Playa field in a Matrix field is throwing an error

I have a single select Playa field in a Matrix field, and it's not working properly in the control panel. I can't search properly with it, and it's throwing a javascript error in this line when the ...
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Hi all, The matrix ee extension returns only one row

Ok here is the tag: {exp:channel:entries dynamic="no"} {download_listing sort="desc"} <ul> <p> <button data-toggle="modal" href="#myModal" ...
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PHP cast Matrix row_count to int returning 0

I have a really simple if statement that I want to do a calculation on the row_count with php output I can echo out '{row_count}' just fine, however any modificaiton don't seem to work. I'm using php ...
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How to insert matrix rows data using channel API?

How to use channel entries api for creating channel entries which contains matrix field, I have a channel which contains some text fields and one matrix field.The channel api works fine when I insert ...
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Get Filesize when using Matrix flle field

How do you get the filesize of the file when using Matrix? {downloads} {download_name} {file_size} {size} {/download} returns Download name {file_size} {size} Thanks
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Can SuperSearch use Matrix fields in {excerpt}?

I am using SuperSearch with "Use Smart Excerpts?" set to "Yes", and a Matrix field with "Is field searchable?" set to "Yes". My search results contain pages with matrix field content as expected. ...
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Javascript not loading in control panel

I have a site running EE2.9.0 using Focus labs config set-up. I am getting javascript errors in the control panel which are stopping Matrix and some other fields from working. ...
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Matrix does not save values

So I have this field created for one of my users in which I use matrix. EE is version 2.7 and matrix is 2.5.9 I also use MSM So, basically there is a grid with 2 columns, one is for names and other ...
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Playa field search feature displaying entries from all channels

I have a Matrix field with a Playa field inside it, listing entries limited to the "Biographies" channel. The issue I'm seeing is that when editors search for a title, the resulting list contains ...
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How to search Matrix > Playa fields by the entry status?

I have a Playa field within a matrix row. I only want to display Playa/related entries with a status of "open". Is there a way to search by the Playa entry status within the Matrix tag pair? It's ...
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Expression Engine Grid not outputting content

trying to get EE to display content using the grid option for a channel field. Below is the code that using: {course_material} <a href="{course_material:material_content}"> ...
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Advanced conditionals: {if field1:total_rows == 0 && field2:total_rows == 0} always return TRUE

I have tried many different variations: {if field1:total_rows == 0 && field2:total_rows == 0} No rows {/if} {if field1:total_rows == 0 AND field2:total_rows == 0} No rows {/if} {if ...
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The Add Row Button adds Two Rows when Channel Forms has Two Matrix Fields in the Same Template

I have a problem similar to When multiple channel forms present each containing a matrix, the add row button adds multiple rows EE V2.8.1 Matrix V2.5.10 The two forms are separated by conditionals - ...
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Conditional Examination of Dates within a Matrix Field

We are utilizing a Matrix field to list information by date (each day has it's own row - first column being "date". We want only today's row to be displayed (similar to a calendar). HOWEVER, if an ...
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How do I display matrix fields inside of a relationship field (channel entry)?

Anybody have an answer? I am trying to do this in EE 2.6, but the matrix fields don't display. I have a channel (fruit) with a relationship field to another channel. That channel (kinds) has a matrix ...
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Matrix Total Rows Column Search Conditional

So I have this conditional that works properly for entries with matrix rows: {if {tech_documents:total_rows search:doc_thumb="IS_EMPTY"} > 0} ... {if:else} ... {/if} However, entries ...
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Matrix date field error - 'Undefined index' at line 735 in file libraries/Localize.php for ADMIN panel

After adding date field to matrix field type getting following error in ADMIN panel: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined index: Europe/London Filename: ...
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Matrix / Low Variables Database Error

I am getting the following Database error, which prevents me from even accessing the low variables module screen... Low Variables - 2.5.0 Matrix - 2.6 A Database Error Occurred Error Number: 1054 ...
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Playa link with matrix field is not working

I am using playa with in matrix field type and want to get the url of playa link. For eg:- I have created Channel (named as XYZ) and following fields as below : a) gallery_name : text b) gallery ...
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matrix via channel_fields api?

I'm using the channel_field api. I want to create a matrix field and apply the cell info to that field. I can't find any documentation to do that. I'm googling about, but if anyone has done this ...
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PHP errors relating to matrix on channel form submission

EE 2.9.0 Matrix 2.6 I have a template with a channel form in it, nothing else (I've stripped it down for testing). {exp:channel:form channel="test_channel_form" return="test-return" } ...
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Matrix with Playa within Playa

My head is spinning from this. I've got a Matrix field that contains a Playa field. The entries from that Playa field contain another Playa field that we need to get its title value from. I'm not sure ...
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Insert a drop down inside Nolan

Nolan is working fine, but it is possible to insert a drop down inside a cell, as the Field Pack dropdown inside a Matrix cell?
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Matrix fields within Zoo Visitor

At the moment I just want to display some data stored in a matrix field in the Zoo Visitor channel, but no data is shown. I am able to update native member data via Zoo Visitor. My code at the moment ...
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DataGrab Import DB Error (Error Number: 1118 Row size too large)

ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 DataGrab 1.8.0 Matrix 2.6 So I have a seemingly small (but maybe large) import using DataGrab to text input, text area, and matrix field types. XML Example: ...
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Matrix: Not able to add more than 50 rows

I am using EE v2.5.5 and Matrix v2.5.3. In Matrix, I'm able to add up to 50 rows without problems. When I add more than 50 rows and click the Submit button, I am returned to the entry edit form ...
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Two playa levels deep and need to come up a playa mid loop

I have a channel with a playa entry within that playa I call a matrix and a playa level i need to come back up a level within the matrix/playa loop. Can any one help me with the correct syntax? ...
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Tabs and a playa inside a matrix with var=prefix

I did make an earlier post simliar but I have solved some of the issues mostly by rebuilding the tabs from a strait Zurb mark up. It all works fine until I put my EE code in there and it stacks the ...
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Matrix/Playa saving issue

Have a problem with using Playa as a field within a Matrix field where the selected entry is not being saved. Oldish version of EE (2.4) but should be supported. Entry appears to save okay but when ...
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Embeding a playa in matrix using tabs

I am trying to build tabs using a matrix with a playa inside of it my basic code looks something like this. I did something like this inside before and works. does anyopne know what I am missing? ...
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Using Related Entries for Modular Content Entry

Does any one know if there's a way to use data from other entries for modular content entry? Meaning a user is presented with a Matrix-like field and they add a row and select WYGWAM to begin typing. ...
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Display channel entries by conditional matrix value in a table

I have a channel of "courses", each with a schedule built with Matrix {schedule} consisting of {location}, {week} and {tod}. I want to output the schedule in a table by {week} & {tod} like below: ...
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PHP 5.4 upgrade broke matrix 2.4.1 9 (EE 2.5.4)

I have recently been asked to look at an EE-based site which is currently broken. The issue is that where matrix fields occur in the template, it appears they are not parsed and instead are just ...
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How to setup a custom field (safecracker file-image) on frontend without using {field:fieldname}

I am using matrix and safecracker to let the user submit some data(entries). I have one field called 'offers'. I setup this 'offers' matrix field to accept 3 texts and 1 image file (safecracker ...
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Building slider with Low Variables, Matrix and playa

I am not figuring this one out. It's my first time trying to combine Low Variables, Matrix, and playa. I have a slider on the homepage that is populated with Low Variables. Within LV I used Matrix to ...
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playa in a matrix inside a playa

so I am trying to call a Playa (m_p_discipline) inside a Matrix (discipline_3rd_order) inside Playa (thirdorder) inside of channel:entry. I am using var=prefix to get this far. The results of my code ...
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Group Grid entries by custom field

I have a grid field like this: File - Text field - Relationship field Where the file is a document, the text field is the title and the relationship field is the argument. I would like to output ...
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exp_channel_data matrix field contains YTowOnt9

EE 2.6.1, Matrix 2.5.10, Structure 3.3.13, Wygwam 3.2.2 Matrix field data outputs on the frontend, but matrix rows disappear when editing a specific entry. The matrix data still appears on the ...
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Updating Matrix Safecracker Cell type to File Cell Type

I'm doing a major update on a site -- EE v2.1.3 to v2.8.1 I have a Matrix field that's using the safecracker cell type and I'm wondering what's the best to handle this. Pre-update the channel form ...
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Nivo slider matrix photoframe

<div id="slider" class="nivoSlider"> {exp:channel:entries channel="properties" dynamic="no" limit="10" ...
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Assets in a Matrix can't select files from a subfolder

EDIT: Nevermind - case of outdated indexes. Could really use a warning when this happens though... EE 2.8.1, Assets 2.3.1, Matrix 2.5.10 I've got a Matrix field with an Assets column, which is ...
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Strict Standards: Declaration of Matrix_ft::post_save() should be compatible with EE_Fieldtype::post_save($data)

I have an online shop which uses CT and offsite payment processing. Upon returning to the store after a successfull (test)purchase I recieve those errors: Strict Standards: Declaration of ...
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Matrix lossing Assets type data

I have a matrix field with an assets column that it is loosing its data when editing the entry. It saves fine the first time, but upon returning to edit, the file reference it no longer in the ...
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Multiple custom matrix field in channel form issue

Working with Channel form, I have encountered some problems when working with multiple Matrix fields in a single edit form. [EE v2.7.3 and Matrix 2.5.10] When I work with "native" channel form ...
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Solspace Super Serach Matrix Date Range

I need to implement the following search on my ee site I have a matrix field with the following columns start date end date For example, I have an entry with 2 rows in my matrix column where the ...